It’s official! The UK is the hole-in-one capital of the world


When it comes to the most elusive accomplishment in golf, the UK performs better than any other country in the world.

That's according to data compiled over three millions rounds of golf by Hole19 – the GPS and scoring app – which found that the UK is responsible for the most aces on the golf course.

Between April 2014 and January 2016, 15% of 6,400 hole in ones came in the UK – more than double its nearest rival Germany.

So if you are one of the minority to have achieved such a feat, kudos for joining Jamie Vardy and co by getting one over the Germans. It probably softens the blow of that bar bill as well.

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